The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 81 70 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Permanent jobs citing WCF 5 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.66% 1.20% 3.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 2.39% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 15
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
WCF
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
399 377 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 52.92% 50.47% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 344 318 279
Average salary £47,000 £43,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.30% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

WCF
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Oxford region.

WCF Salary Trend in Oxford

WCF
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Oxford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) WinForms
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) WPF
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) LINQ
7 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (21.43%) Ruby
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) C
7 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
8 1 (7.14%) HTML
8 1 (7.14%) Equities
8 1 (7.14%) CSS
8 1 (7.14%) Web Services
8 1 (7.14%) Windows
8 1 (7.14%) Linux
8 1 (7.14%) NUnit
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.14%) Degree
8 1 (7.14%) ReSharper
8 1 (7.14%) Moq

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Moq
1 1 (7.14%) NUnit
1 1 (7.14%) ReSharper
1 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (92.86%) C# Developer
3 12 (85.71%) .NET Developer
4 11 (78.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (7.14%) C# WPF Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 1 (7.14%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 7 (50.00%) WinForms
4 4 (28.57%) WPF
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (21.43%) LINQ
6 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Equities
1 1 (7.14%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) SOLID
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
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